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Road Safety / Safer Trucking #631050

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 31, 1999
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Faw) Concerns about the growing number of tractor-trailer trucks on the road and accidents between trucks and passenger vehicles examined; new safety systems for trucks reported. [NTSB Chairman Jim HALL - talks about new safety systems.] [Truck Driver Ted SCHERSINGER - says he can see better using cameras.] [Truck Driver Larry MOW - says a little extra warning helps prevent accidents.] [Truck DRIVER - says he does not like the new systems.]

Reporter(s):
Faw, Bob;
Pauley, Jane
Duration:
00:02:20

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